Kate Carruthers

Data Analytics / AI / Cybersecurity



Kate Carruthers is the Chief Data & Insights Officer for the University of New South Wales in Sydney Australia and is also an Adjunct Senior Lecturer in the School of Computer Science & Engineering. She is a Certified Information Security Manager and is currently undertaking postgraduate studies in cybersecurity.

Kate is the co-host, together with Annie Parker, of the podcast Conversations with Annie & Kate, which showcases interesting women. She is active in supporter of women in Engineering, ICT and Cybersecurity.

Kate has extensive experience in senior roles in ICT across the finance sector, marketing, data and digital; and is a member of the NSW Government’s Data Analytics Centre Advisory Board. She was co-founder of several startups and is currently an adviser to My Medic Watch.

She is currently working at the intersection of data analytics, AI, ML, privacy, cyber security, and data protection. https://katecarruthers.com/